Podkrepa is a social partner acknowledged at both national and European level. The organisation was established on February the 8th in 1989, as a voluntary umbrella association of 25 industrial federations, 35 regional organisations and 1 associated member. As a highly acknowledged advocacy institution PODKREPA is campaigning for freedom, respect of human rights and dignity, decent work and social justice.
The main priorities are:
improvement of living standards and working conditions based on solidarity, partnership and pro-active protection of workers’ interests (1) to guarantee the full respect of labour and human rights (2) to participate actively in the social dialogue at all levels; (3) to protect health and material, public and cultural interests of its members and their families; (4) to promote full equality between genders in realizing their labour rights; consulting and training in the areas of labour relations, social security, working conditions; and (5) to develop the trade union cooperation and inter action.
Address: 2 Angel Kunchev Str., 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria